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Hotel Waldhaus*

Sils Maria | 7514 Sils i.E.
Built 1906-08 by Karl Koller for Josef Giger; several reconstructions. Massive building complex on a wooded out-cropping above the lake. Battlements corner tower in the fashion of Mediaeval-romantic; richly furnished in the Art Nouveau and Eclectic styles. Verandas with vistas of the countryside; unique location at the entrance to the Fex valley. Swimming pool, 1970, by Otto Glaus.

(Kunstführer durch Graubünden, Hg. Gesellschaft für Schweizerische Kunstgeschichte. Eng. translation of the title: Art Guide of Graubünden, ed. Society for the History of Swiss Art, Zurich 2008. This book has only been published in German.)

Hotel Waldhaus Sils-Maria, Schweizerische Kunstführer GSK, Nr. 779/ 780, Bern 2005.